The Major League Baseball (MLB) playoffs are in full swing.  Some former MLB players are also in full swing…selling the beautiful homes they’ve enjoyed thanks to their brilliant careers hitting and throwing baseballs.  Here are just a few listings from the cream of the crop.

Aubrey Huff – San Francisco Giants & Baltimore Orioles 

$4.395M – San Diego, California

Mediterranean style home with 5 bedrooms and 7 baths on one acre and 8,100 square feet of living space

Open floor plan with marble pillars, coffered ceilings and customized, hand-made built-ins throughout the home

Master wing includes large ensuite bed/bath with an oversized shower and spa tub, dual walk-in closets, an exercise room/nursery, pool, sweeping views

Mature palm trees and large pool with a waterfall, basketball court, barbecue, fire place, trampoline.

Barry Bonds – San Francisco Giants – Home Run King

$6.6M – Hillsborough, California

Built in 2007 with 5,170 square feet of living space

Mediterranean style with beamed ceilings

Huge master suite, gourmet kitchen, 5.5 baths

Outdoor Kitchen

3 car garage

Separate guest quarters

Barry Larkin – Cincinnati Reds and Hall of Famer

$6.9M – Orlando, Florida (listing struck out twice in 2012 and 2014)

2.46 acres of waterfront property

7 bedrooms

Grand entrance with mosaic tile floor, stained glass rotunda, twin glass staircases

Formal living and dining rooms, gourmet kitchen

Walk outside to large outdoor gym with 1 bath, 2 fireplaces, outdoor theater, multi-boat house, lit tennis and basketball courts and a professional sound studio

2 story guest house with autonomous kitchen and garage

John Smoltz – Atlanta Braves and Hall of Famer

$4.998M – Milton Georgia

22 acre estate with 10 bedrooms, 10 full and 4 half bathrooms

Double gated for security and privacy

8 car garage and gated parking court

Master ensuite and custom details throughout home

Chef’s kitchen and multiple wet bars

Smoltz designed all outdoor amenities – regulation size football field, full sized basketball court, 9 golf tees and 2 greens, tennis court, fishing pond and scaled down baseball field

Randy Johnson – Arizona Diamondbacks, Seattle Mariners, New York Yankees

$19.995M – Paradise Valley, Arizona

5 acres with 29,600 square feet of living space

7 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms

Master suite with sitting area, terraced patio

Private poker room with a firefighter pole into movie theater,Freestanding 1,800 square foot fitness facility

Professional recording studio and music room with real bank vault doors to shut out all sound

Detached 2 bedroom guest house

 

(By the time you read this, I’m hoping the Dodger bats will be in full swing.)